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Night Log 2020-11-11

12 Nov 2020, 05:50 UTC
Night Log 2020-11-11
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SA: Rosalind
SO: Veronica
Others: Thabelo for RSS, Timmy for cable wrap


We had an RSS detector error tonight, which we haven't seen for a long time. We used HRS for most of the night and completed some high priority blocks with clear skies before the seeing worsened. Very bad seeing in the second half and a cable wrap error to close out the night.

Science data taken for:
2018-2-LSP-001 P1 HRS (Observing optical counterparts of transient objects)
2020-2-MLT-009 P1 HRS (x3) (Spectroscopic monitoring of candidate white dwarf + Be star binaries.)
2020-1-MLT-002 P1 HRS (x2) (HRS study of long-period eclipsing binaries)
2020-1-MLT-005 P1 RSS (Study of extraplanar diffuse ionized gas in moderately inclined galaxies.)
2020-1-MLT-003 P2 HRS (x2) (Spectroscopic observations of central stars of mid-infrared nebulae)
2020-2-SCI-011 P3 HRS (Measuring the orbits of double white dwarfs. @_sublunar_)


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